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Definition of hydraulic adjective from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

     

    hydraulic

     adjective
    adjective
    NAmE//haɪˈdrɔlɪk//
     
    [usually before noun]
     
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  1. 1(of water, oil, etc.) moved through pipes, etc. under pressure hydraulic fluid
  2. 2(of a piece of machinery) operated by liquid moving under pressure hydraulic brakes
  3. 3connected with hydraulic systems hydraulic engineering
hydraulically
 
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NAmE//haɪˈdrɔlɪkli//
 
adverb hydraulically operated doors
See the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary entry: hydraulic

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